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Sport Report: Patriots to sign K Kai Forbath for Texans showdown after Nick Folk has appendectomy

01:30  29 november  2019
01:30  29 november  2019 Source:   sports.yahoo.com

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The Bulldogs are a perfect 8-0 on the campaign and now have a marquee victory that should hold up all the way to Selection Sunday after Filip Petrusev and Corey Kispert led the way. Report : Patriots to sign K Kai Forbath for Texans showdown after Nick Folk has appendectomy .

Folk will is expected to miss up to two games due to an appendectomy . On Thursday, ESPN's Field Yates reported that the Patriots are expected to sign free agent Kai Forbath to replace Nick Folk , who is An eight-year veteran, Forbath has previously played for the Redskins, Saints, Vikings, and

After depending on one kicker since 2011, the New England Patriots will look to their fourth of the season on Sunday.

a crowd of people watching a football ball: Kai Forbath will reportedly kick for the Patriots against the Texans. (David Rosenblum/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)© Provided by Yahoo! Sports Kai Forbath will reportedly kick for the Patriots against the Texans. (David Rosenblum/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)

New England announced on Thursday that an appendectomy will keep Nick Folk out of Sunday’s AFC showdown against the Houston Texans before ESPN’s Field Yates reported that the Patriots will sign veteran kicker Kai Forbath.

The Patriots placed longtime kicker Stephen Gostkowski on inured reserve in October after season-ending hip surgery. Mike Nugent replaced Gostkowski before the the Patriots replaced him with Folk after four games.

Nick Folk reportedly undergoes appendectomy, will miss game vs. Texans

  Nick Folk reportedly undergoes appendectomy, will miss game vs. Texans The Patriots will need to find yet another kicker.Nick Folk had to undergo an appendectomy on Thursday, according to CLNS Media, and will most likely miss the Week 13 game at Houston.

The New England Patriots have signed veteran kicker Nick Folk , according to NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport. As Rapoport mentions, Folk played for the He has been out of the league since 2017, and most recently played football for the Arizona Hotshots of the AAF. New England cut Mike Nugent

# Patriots K Nick Folk recently had an appendectomy that will knock him out this week, but likely not more The team then signed Mike Nugent but his inconsistencies lead the team to sign Folk . As the Patriots injury report shows , special teams captain Matthew Slater just said Bill Belichick relayed

Patriots expect Folk back soon

The Patriots expect Folk will return after missing one or two games.

Forbath, a seven-year veteran, last kicked in the NFL when he played in three games for the Jacksonville Jaguars in 2018, making four-of-five attempts.

In his last full season with the Minnesota Vikings in 2017, Forbath connected on 32-of-38 field goal attempts and 34-of-39 extra points.

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Patriots still don’t have a kicker at practice for Week 14 .
The New England Patriots still have no kicker on their roster. The team released Kai Forbath this week, and did not sign a replacement. That left New England without a kicker at practice on Wednesday in Week 14 ahead of a game against the Kansas City Chiefs at Gillette Stadium on Sunday. It’s an oddity for a team to go without a kicker in the middle of the regular season. Surely, they’ll add one. But apparently, they’re waiting patiently before signing their guy.Center Ted Karras also wasn’t present for practice. Karras suffered a knee injury during the Patriots’ loss to the Texans in Houston in Week 13.

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